Fuji Visitor Center
As well as a high-octane amusement park with spectacular roller coasters providing a memorable way to bag Fuji views, Fuji-Q's compound...
Ide Sake Brewery
Using the spring waters from Mt Fuji, this small-scale sake brewery has been producing Japan's favourite tipple for over 150 years, and...
Kachi Kachi Yama Ropeway
On the lower eastern edge of the lake, this ropeway runs to the Fuji Viewing Platform (1104m). If you have time, there is a 3½-hour...
Run by the folks at neighbouring K's House Mt Fuji, this small bar is a good spot to meet fellow travellers in Kawaguchi-ko.
Here diners sit on the floor around traditional irori charcoal pits grilling their own meals – skewers of fish, meat, tofu and vegies....
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Fuji Visitor Center information
Get up to speed on Mt Fuji at this well-presented visitor centre. An English video (12 minutes) with blockbuster movie soundtrack is a little cheesy but gives a good summary of the mountain and its geological history. There's also an observation deck and restaurant.